The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 13 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 10.17% - 22.73%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £57,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
F5
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Vendors Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 59.32% 80.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 28
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

F5
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Dunstable region.

F5 Salary Trend in Dunstable

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) HP NNM
3 7 (77.78%) Network Management
3 7 (77.78%) HSRP
3 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) DWDM
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) RIP
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) SSL
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
5 5 (55.56%) Network Design
6 4 (44.44%) Banking
6 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) RIP
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) SSL
2 7 (77.78%) DWDM
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Network Management
2 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) HP